Sep 29, 2020  
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

General Business B.B.A.


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Major in General Business


(Major Code: 302)

The general business major allows students to customize their major based on their career interest. Students select 27 hours from any of the College of Business disciplines. The result is a generalist degree that prepares students for either their own entrepreneurial pursuits or the corporate world.

University Core Curriculum Requirements


Refer to the “University Core Curriculum ” section of this catalog. Students must take the following courses.

From Mathematics - Code 20 (3 hours)


From Social and Behavioral Sciences - Code 80 (3 hours)


B.B.A. Degree Requirements


Business core. (See the B.B.A. core, in the “Bachelor of Business Administration (B.B.A.) Degree Core Requirements ” section of the catalog.)

Major Area


For this major, students need 27 hours from the following subject areas:

  • Accounting (ACCT)
  • Business (BUSI)
  • Computer Information Systems (CIDM)
  • Economics (ECON)
  • Finance (FIN)
  • Management (MGT)
  • Marketing (MKT)

At least 21 hours must be upper-level with a maximum of 12 hours in each discipline.

Students earning a General Business degree are allowed to earn only one minor from the Paul and Virginia Engler College of Business.

Additional electives to total 120 hours


General Business with a Specialization in Health Care Management


Students may use the general business major to create a specialization in health care management.

General Business with a Specialization in Entrepreneurship/Small Business


Students may use the general business major to create a specialization in entrepreneurship and small business management.

General Business with a Specialization in International Business


Students may use the general business major to create a specialization in international business. This specialization has a total of 122 credit hours.

Nine hours of upper-level courses:


from one area of study (ACCT, BUSI, CIDM, ECON, FIN, MGT, or MKT).

Eight hours in a foreign language.


Advising Services Degree Checklists and Curriculum Guides


Degree checklists and curriculum guides (suggested course sequences) are available by linking to the Advising Services Degree Checklists webpage.

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